Campus Connection - August 8, 2022
Welcome Day Celebrates Students' Return to Campus
More than 500 students joined as the College hosted the Welcome Day on August 4. During the first in-person Welcome Day since 2019, students learned about the classes and student support programs and toured the campus facilities while enjoying free food, music, giveaways, and fun games. The fall semester will begin on August 15.
College Opens Stunning New Performing Arts Center
On July 14, Cerritos College celebrated the grand opening of the Performing Arts Center with over 350 community members in attendance. The Performance Arts Center features a 400-seat theater, general-purpose classrooms, a 100-seat lecture and recital hall, a computer lab, and support spaces... Link to the full story about Performing Arts Center
The Board Recognizes Accounting Faculty; Campus Honored as Best Value Accounting Associate Degree School in California
At its July 20 meeting, the Board of Trustees recognized faculty members from the College’s accounting department for their investment in student success. The accounting program was named Best Value Accounting Associate Degree School in California by Business Degree Central in 2021... Link to the full story about the accounting team
The Hollywood Foreign Press Association Awards the Cerritos College Foundation $20K to Advance Diversity in Journalism
The Cerritos College Foundation received a $20,000 grant from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) to foster diverse voices in the College’s journalism program. To combat the lack of representation in news media, the grant will fund diversity initiatives and opportunities for current and future students to study journalism...Link to the full story about the HFPA
Retirees Kevin Taylor and Mark Hugen Recognized
The Cerritos College Board of Trustees recognized retirees Kevin Taylor, professor
of automotive mechanical repair, and Mark Hugen, professor of mathematics for their
many years of service to the College on July 20.
Link to the full story about Kevin
Link to the full story about Mark
Katie Mishler Named Employee of the Month of June 2022
The Outstanding Classified/Confidential Employee Selection Committee named Katie Mishler as the recipient of the Outstanding Classified/Confidential Employee of the Month Award for June 2022. Katie started her career at Cerritos College, as a student ambassador in school relations. She was hired full-time in 2015 as a program assistant for ATTE and was promoted to deputy sector navigator... Link to the full story about Katie
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